Finding aid (Word)
Scope and Content Note
These are fragmentary files, largely consisting of speeches and press conferences while Forrestal served as Under Secretary and Secretary of the Navy. A more comprehensive collection for these years and for Forrestal's service as Secretary of Defense (1947-1949) are at Princeton University.
This collection should be cited as Papers of James V. Forrestal, Archives Branch, Naval History and Heritage Command, Washington, D.C.
Subject Headings (LCSH)
United States. Navy--History--Sources.
United States. Navy Dept.
2 cubic feet